Burnham Central Demographics (Sedgemoor, England)

Burnham Central is a ward in Sedgemoor of South West, England and includes areas of Middle Burnham.

In the 2011 census the population of Burnham Central was 7,182 and is made up of approximately 53% females and 47% males.

The average age of people in Burnham Central is 44, while the median age is also 44.

91.7% of people living in Burnham Central were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.2% Wales, 1.1% Scotland, 0.5% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Philippines, 0.2% Bangladesh, 0.1% Australia.

97.8% of people living in Burnham Central speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.2% Bengali, 0.2% Turkish, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Portuguese.

The religious make up of Burnham Central is 63.9% Christian, 25.7% No religion, 0.8% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Agnostic. 585 people did not state a religion. 29 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

48.8% of people are married, 11.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 18.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.2% are separated or divorced. There are 469 widowed people living in Burnham Central.

The top occupations listed by people in Burnham Central are Skilled trades 13.8%, Elementary 12.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.6%, Elementary administration and service 11.6%, Professional 11.3%, Administrative and secretarial 10.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.7%, Sales and customer service 10.3%, Caring personal service 10.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.1%.